Jedwards is a wholesale supplier of bulk Organic Virgin Coconut Oil, known for its many uses in the food, cosmetic, and nutritional supplement industries. Our Organic Virgin Coconut Oil is cold-pressed and extracted from the meat of the Coconut. The oil is semisolid at room temperature, clear to light yellow in color, and carries a rich coconut aroma and taste. Due to its high content of saturated fatty acids, primarily Lauric Acid (C12:0), the oil is solid at room temperature and highly resistant to rancidity. It is often referred to as 76 degree Coconut Oil due to its melt point.
Organic Virgin Coconut Oil is used in various applications in the cosmetic and soaping industry. Among other benefits, it is believed to promote skin elasticity, anti-aging, and is known to be an effective moisturizer and softener for the skin. Adding lather to soap is another one of its many key attributes. The virgin (unrefined) aspect of this product may lead to a characteristic taste or aroma being carried through to the finished product.
Food applications for Organic Virgin Coconut Oil are numerous including frying, commercial baking, and shortening production. Its saturated fatty acid content makes the oil highly stable and resistant to heat. Due to the nature of the virgin (unrefined) material, a characteristic flavor and aroma may be carried through to the finished product.